Net worth $3.5 million
Jason Derülo is an American singer-songwriter with an estimated net worth of $3.5 million. He is 6’ and weighs 177 pounds. Jason Joel Desrouleaux was born on September 21, 1989 in Miami, Florida to Haitian parents.
Jason Derülo got his start in the music industry by writing songs for artists like Lil Wayne, Pitbull, Pleasure P, and Cassie. He wrote the song “Bossy” for Cash Money Record’s CEO, Birdman. The songwriter also got the chance to feature on “Bossy”. This gave Jason Derülo a chance to showcase his vocal abilities.
Jason Derülo spent some time writing and producing more Birdman, Young Money Entertainment’s CEO Lil Wayne, and other artists. He eventually signed a contract with Beluga Heights, a minor recording label. When Beluga Heights became a part of Warner Music Group, Derülo got the chance to drop his first single “Whatcha Say” in May 2009. The song swept the nation, selling over 5 million digital copies. The hit single reached triple platinum status per RIAA certification and peaked at the No. 1 spot on U.S. and New Zealand music charts.
In December 2009 the singer dropped his second single “In My Head”. This led to the release of his eponymous debut album Jason Derülo in March 2010. He has gone on to release two more studio albums: Future History (2011) and Tattoos (2013).
In 2010 Jason Derülo won two Teen Choice Awards for “Choice R&B Track” for “In My Head” and “Choice R&B Album” for Jason Derülo. The following year the singer won two BMI Pop Music Awards for “Songwriter of the Year” for penning “In My Head”, “Ridin’ Solo”, “Whatcha Say” and “Replay”; he also won the award for “50 Most Performed Songs of the Year” for “Replay”.